The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Citrix Systems.

Citrix
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 15 25
Contract jobs citing Citrix 0 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford - 8.28% 3.21%
As % of the Vendors category - 14.81% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Median daily rate - £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.94%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +1.53% -10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -10.60% -  

Citrix is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 41 81 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 31.54% 55.86% 44.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 44 73
Median daily rate £425 £428 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.58% +36.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £185 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -13.79%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford citing Citrix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Guildford

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Citrix in Guildford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Guildford

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix in Guildford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Guildford

Citrix
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) arcserve

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) arcserve
1 1 (20.00%) EMC
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) VMware